Category Archives: fall

Treasures of the Autumn Garden

Freshly pulled from the cool fall soil, these carrot thinnings are sweet, crisp and juicy. In the hour of twilight after I got home from work last night, I thinned the rows of carrots and beets that I sowed the … Continue reading

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Bold Perennials for Fall

Some of my favorite perennials bloom at this time of year and their end-of-the-season finale is well worth the wait. With its gold flowers and purple leaves, Desdemona ligularia pairs brilliantly with a 7-foot-tall fleece flower (Persicaria polymorpha) in the … Continue reading

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